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Centralized storage with anytime, anywhere access
Integrated 1.3 GHz Marvell ARMADA 385 dual-core processor and 1 GB DDR3 memory
Twonky DLNA-certified media server and iTunes support
RAID 0, 1, JBOD and spanning
WD Smart Ware Pro integrated backup software for PC users and Apple Time Machine support for Mac users
Multiple backup options: local, network and integrated cloud backup
Tool less, tray less drive bay design
USB 3.0 port on the back panel
Save all your valuable photos, videos, music and files on this ready-to-go, high-performance NAS solution for secure access to them anytime, from anywhere. Protect your content with multiple backup options, customize your NAS with a full suite of apps and enjoy peace of mind knowing that we've put our best in it, so you can put your best on it.
Most Helpful Customer Reviews
Customer Video Review Length:: 6:29 Mins
I have long been a fan of the My Cloud devices and often recommend them to folks looking for a simple to use network attached storage device. As great as they have been, the performance of these drives have been a little lacking for those looking to move large files back and forth over their networks.
WD has largely solved those issues with the EX2100 and the other NAS drives they recently released into the My Cloud line. This particular model fully saturates my gigabit network using the same exact disks that my other slower My Cloud uses.
It doesn't offer all that much new in the way of features from other My Cloud devices, but those features were pretty complete in the prior version.
A few notes for the uninitiated : this is a network attached storage device that must be connected to a network to work. You can't connect a computer directly to it via USB. I also recommend accessing the drive via a hard...
I enjoy photography in my free time, and movies and music as well, so I was looking for a device to organize and hold my massive media collection in one place that I could easily access from anywhere. Enter the Western Digital EX2100.
I bought my EX2100 2-bay, 12TB “expert” series NAS because, as the successor to the ~1 year old My Cloud EX2, it’s a brand new offering from Western Digital that still embraces the “prosumer” oriented mentality with a bit more functionality and customizability over the other My Cloud devices. I ordered mine through the Western Digital online education store for $599 before tax ($150 off the regular price of $749). I highly recommend going this route if you are a student, educator, or school staff member as you get 20% off ALL Western Digital products, including these pricey NAS devices.
After about a week with this thing, I would give it a 3.5 star review if I could. I am giving it the benefit of the...
After using in the past a My Book Live and also a WD EX2 now so far really happy with the overall performance of the EX4100
I will be sharing a Video Mini Serie and will update the review as i go:
Video 1- Unboxing and Close Look - https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=zvfnOSNyNAQ Video 2- Dashboard Full Review - https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=sj5cRrEIQYQ Video 3- Backups Tested - https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=suyxQ1pQ6UQ Video 4- Speed Tests / Noise - https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=2nVET9zzAyk Video 5- Is it Worth it? - https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=suyxQ1pQ6UQ
Hope it Helps on your decision RJ
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